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In a move to fix ongoing service provision problems by the AIDS Drug Assistance Program, the California Department of Public Health announced that they have terminated a contract with their ADAP administrator.
PrEP is changing the landscape of sex parties and other group sex events, helping to break down barriers between people who are positive and negative -- and helping people who are HIV-negative stay that way.
Organizations based in San Francisco's Tenderloin and Civic Center neighborhoods have joined forces with public health authorities to increase the safe disposal of injection drug equipment in the area.
The Office of National AIDS Policy Director, Douglas Brooks, Is Leaving His Post -- Here's What It Means
Douglas M. Brooks, M.S.W., announced that he will step down from his position as director of the Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). For the past two years, he has been President Barack Obama's lead advisor on issues related to HIV and AIDS.
People with HIV can now sign up for life insurance coverage through a partnership with Prudential and a financial services company called Aequalis.
A recent survey of homeless people in San Francisco found 7% were living with HIV or AIDS-related illness, which has left Jonathan concerned about his housing.
Common life events -- whether they're good or bad -- can also be sources of stress and have impacts on the health of people living with HIV.
To get some insight about why some people struggle to achieve or remain undetectable, BETA Blog spoke with Keith Henry, M.D., an HIV specialist with more than 25 years of experience caring for people with HIV.
Before Jan. 31, people living in California can register for affordable health insurance through Covered California, the state's insurance exchange. For those living with HIV or on PrEP, there are some key things to keep in mind when choosing a plan....
BETA explores the difficult issue of stigma, drug use and HIV with a personal look at one man's relationship to crystal meth.